The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 14 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 103 116 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.37% 17.26% 13.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.86% 17.98% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 91 108 53
Average salary £35,000 £26,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.84% -18.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,850 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
693 645 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.65% 95.98% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 554 556 408
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Staffordshire region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Analyst
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +4 41 £27,500 +27.90% 4
Cannock +1 16 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Stafford -5 10 £35,426 +72.81% 4
Tamworth +3 8 £20,000 -25.92%
Burton-upon-Trent -13 8 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Lichfield -6 3 £38,250 +22.40% 2
Analyst
West Midlands

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 94 (50.54%) SQL
2 49 (26.34%) Degree
3 42 (22.58%) MS Excel
4 37 (19.89%) SQL Server
5 33 (17.74%) Windows
5 33 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 31 (16.67%) .NET
7 27 (14.52%) E-Commerce
7 27 (14.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (13.98%) Project Management
9 25 (13.44%) Business Analysis
10 23 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (11.83%) C#
11 22 (11.83%) MS Office
11 22 (11.83%) Finance
12 21 (11.29%) Incident Management
12 21 (11.29%) Mathematics
13 20 (10.75%) ITIL
13 20 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (9.68%) Active Directory
15 17 (9.14%) Service Desk Management
16 16 (8.60%) UNIX
16 16 (8.60%) Service Delivery
17 15 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (8.06%) ISEB
18 14 (7.53%) PRINCE2
18 14 (7.53%) Data Analysis
19 13 (6.99%) Software Testing
19 13 (6.99%) Visual Studio

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.84%) IIS
2 7 (3.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (2.69%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.69%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.08%) SAS
5 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.54%) Lync
6 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 22 (11.83%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) SPSS
4 1 (0.54%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.54%) Stata
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (3.23%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (2.69%) Line 500
3 1 (0.54%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.23%) FTP
2 5 (2.69%) VPN
2 5 (2.69%) WAN
2 5 (2.69%) LAN
3 3 (1.61%) VLAN
3 3 (1.61%) Firewall
3 3 (1.61%) Internet
3 3 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.08%) WLAN
4 2 (1.08%) DHCP
4 2 (1.08%) DNS
4 2 (1.08%) DMZ
4 2 (1.08%) Wireless
4 2 (1.08%) Network Security
5 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.54%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.54%) SAN
5 1 (0.54%) HTTP
5 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.89%) SQL Server
2 33 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (14.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.91%) OLAP
7 10 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (2.69%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.15%) MySQL
11 4 (2.15%) QlikView
12 3 (1.61%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.08%) MS Access
14 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.54%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (6.99%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.08%) Selenium
5 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.54%) MSTest
5 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.54%) JIRA
5 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 22 (11.83%) Finance
2 12 (6.45%) Retail
3 5 (2.69%) Billing
3 5 (2.69%) Back Office
3 5 (2.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.15%) Marketing
5 3 (1.61%) Games
6 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Automotive
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.67%) .NET
2 9 (4.84%) MDX
3 7 (3.76%) HTML
4 6 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.69%) Web Services
6 4 (2.15%) XML
7 2 (1.08%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.54%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.54%) WCF
8 1 (0.54%) LINQ
8 1 (0.54%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.29%) Mathematics
2 8 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.76%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.61%) Statistics
5 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.08%) Economics
6 1 (0.54%) Open Source
6 1 (0.54%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.74%) Windows
2 16 (8.60%) UNIX
3 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.61%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.08%) Linux
6 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.52%) E-Commerce
2 26 (13.98%) Project Management
3 25 (13.44%) Business Analysis
4 23 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (11.29%) Incident Management
6 20 (10.75%) ITIL
7 17 (9.14%) Service Desk Management
8 16 (8.60%) Service Delivery
9 14 (7.53%) PRINCE2
9 14 (7.53%) Data Analysis
10 13 (6.99%) Software Testing
11 10 (5.38%) ETL
11 10 (5.38%) CRM
12 9 (4.84%) Automated Testing
13 8 (4.30%) Change Management
13 8 (4.30%) Data Management
13 8 (4.30%) Time Management
14 7 (3.76%) Test Scripting
14 7 (3.76%) Security Testing
14 7 (3.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 94 (50.54%) SQL
2 22 (11.83%) C#
3 12 (6.45%) C++
4 10 (5.38%) VB
5 8 (4.30%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.76%) COBOL
7 5 (2.69%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.69%) VBA
8 4 (2.15%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.15%) Java
9 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.54%) Ruby
10 1 (0.54%) VB6
10 1 (0.54%) C
10 1 (0.54%) PHP
10 1 (0.54%) VBScript
10 1 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 49 (26.34%) Degree
2 15 (8.06%) ISEB
3 7 (3.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.15%) MCSE
4 4 (2.15%) CCNA
4 4 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.08%) CISSP
5 2 (1.08%) CCIE
5 2 (1.08%) CCNP
5 2 (1.08%) MCITP
5 2 (1.08%) MCTS
6 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) SLA
2 3 (1.61%) QA
3 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.54%) XenApp
3 1 (0.54%) XenServer
3 1 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.99%) Citrix
3 12 (6.45%) Oracle
4 6 (3.23%) Cognos
4 6 (3.23%) Cisco
4 6 (3.23%) ATG
4 6 (3.23%) Kronos
5 5 (2.69%) Sage
6 4 (2.15%) VMware
6 4 (2.15%) Logi Analytics
7 3 (1.61%) Sun
8 2 (1.08%) HP
8 2 (1.08%) Tableau
9 1 (0.54%) Talend
9 1 (0.54%) Omniture
9 1 (0.54%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.54%) Google
9 1 (0.54%) Casewise
9 1 (0.54%) Mitel
9 1 (0.54%) Juniper
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £17000 - £18000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Network ITR
Salary: £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: highly negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, West Midlands
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Stafford, West Midlands
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago